FAA Grants Airbus Longer ETOPS For A350

Credit: Airbus
The FAA has granted Airbus approval for extended diversion-time operations of the A350 beyond 180 minutes. The decision means airlines operating under FAA rules can now fly the aircraft for up to 300 minutes with one inoperative engine. Airbus expects to be granted a further provision later this...

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